State Mining Corporation planning to start two coal mines

State Mining Corporation (SMC), fully owned by Druk Holding and Investments (DHI), has plans of starting two coal mines in the country. Chief Executive Officer (CEO), SMC, Kinzang More...

Bhutanese Film Association receives screening and filming equipment

The Department of Information and Media (DoIM), Ministry of Information and Communications handed over screening and filming equipment worth Nu 6.8mn to Bhutan Film Association More...

Bhutan Telecom promises ‘once again’ to soon improve 3G services

Bhutan Telecom (BT) will improve 3G services in three months time, announced the company’s Chief Executive Officer, Tshewang Gyeltshen, during the DHI’s Annual Press conference More...

First pilot underpass to come up near Shearee Square

Not clear if zebra crossings will be removed Thimphu District Municipality (TDM) is on the verge of making a final presentation on the construction of underpass crossings along More...

Thimphu Thromde pays compensation but says building owner is liable

Thromde reviewing potential court case against building owner Thimphu Thromde has paid the compensation owed to the family of a deceased municipal worker, Amrit Bdr Rai, 73, More...

Measures taken to improve women’s participation at work place

The government has taken out several initiatives to improve women’s participation in the working world, the State of Tsa-Wa-Sum More...

MoEA minister turns down NC’s plea to nationalize all mines

The Upper House quizzed the Minister of Economic Affairs on the State Mining Corporation (SMC) not taking up the More...

The danger of a shallow life

Bhutanese culture is a complex and sophisticated one which has developed over the ages. Shaped by...

ACC’s much needed clean up in Phuentsholing

The Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) has been engaged in one of the highest forms of national...

Indian media should do their homework on Bhutan’s 2003 Operation All Clear

18 Indian soldiers of the Dogra Regiment were killed on 4th June 2015 in an ambush...

Community of Bhutanese Bloggers Conceived

And finally it happened. I must say that it was by far the most attended Bloggers Meet. In the past we had bloggers More...

The Prize and Price of a Town

The idea of having a town in the first place is to have steady development and progress in that locality. It..

108 Trees in a Lifetime for Citizenship

Bhutan’s first ever Guinness World Record ‘Most Trees Planted in an Hour’ made a statement of our relation with trees. Perhaps..

15 Dzongkhag Thromdes and 18 Yenlag Thromdes

The joint sitting of Parliament endorsed the Dzongkhag Thromdes for 15 Dzongkhags. The proposals for Dzongkhag More...

To be a digital storyteller

The Youth Media Center (YMC) in collaboration with Department of Information and Media, Ministry of Information and Communications (MoIC) is training..

World Health Day to highlight food safety

The World Health Day – 2015, under the theme ‘From Farm to Plate, Make Food Safe’ will be celebrated in Phuentsholing..

NWCC’s Painting competition

The prizes for painting competition organized by the Nehru Wangchuck Cultural Centre (NWCC) for students in category I (between 6 and..

Government to fund World Cup qualifying matches

The government is set to sponsor the second round of World Cup qualifying match after the fund release has been included..

OAG to let ACC take final call on appealing Lhakhang Karpo verdict

The Office of the Attorney General (OAG) has said that it would go by the Anti Corruption Commission’s (ACC) decision on..

State Mining Corporation planning to start two coal mines

State Mining Corporation (SMC), fully owned by Druk Holding and Investments (DHI), has plans of starting two coal mines in the..